The Mycenaean World

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Bloomsbury Academic, Jan 1, 1998 - History - 128 pages
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This
introduction to the Mycenaean world brings together the latest research on
its history and on the real Bronze Age cities that lie behind the Homeric
legends. Economy and society, technology and trade, burials and buildings,
warfare and religion are all explored to reveal the character and
achievements of this brilliant forerunner of Classical Greece.

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Contents

The rise and fall of Mycenaean civilization
5
Cities
15
Tombs and burial practices
25
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About the author (1998)

K.A. Wardle is Senior Lecturer in Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham. His publications include the series Well-Built Mycenae, and reports on many excavations in Greece.

Diana Wardle is an extra-mural lecturer in archaeology, designer of the Homers Heroes exhibition and co-director of the Mycenae Project at the University of Birmingham.

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